Modesto Junior College

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2019 Undergraduate Tuition
$1,104
0% growth from 2018
2019 Average Net Price
$12,131
After Financial Aid
2019 Enrolled Students
18,068
30.9% Full-Time
2018 Graduation Rate
22.5%
273 Graduates

About

Modesto Junior College is a higher education institution located in Stanislaus County, CA. In 2016, the most popular Bachelor's Degree concentrations at Modesto Junior College were Respiratory Care Therapist (18 degrees awarded).

In 2019, 3,677 degrees were awarded across all undergraduate and graduate programs at Modesto Junior College. 64.9% of these degrees were awarded to women, and 35.1% awarded men. The most common race/ethnicity group of degree recipients was hispanic or latino (1,708 degrees), 1.2 times more than then the next closest race/ethnicity group, white (1423 degrees).

The median undergraduate tuition at Modesto Junior College is $1,104, which is $−6,720 less than the national average for Associates Colleges ($7,824).

Costs

The median undergraduate tuition at Modesto Junior College is $1,104, which is $−6,720 less than the national average for Associates Colleges ($7,824).

After taking grants and loans into account, the average net price for students is $12,131.

In 2019, 68% of undergraduate students received federal grants, while N/A% of undergraduate students received federal loans.

Student Expenses

Tuition Costs

$1,104
2019 Undergraduate Tuition

In 2019, the cost of tuition at Modesto Junior College was $1,104. The cost of tuition at Modesto Junior College is $−6,720 less than than the overall (public and private) national average for Associates Colleges ($7,824).

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Average Net Price

$12,131
2019 Value
26.5%
1 Year Growth

In 2019 Modesto Junior College had an average net price — the price paid after factoring in grants and loans — of $12,131. Between 2018 and 2019, the average net price of Modesto Junior College grew by 26.5%.

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Other Student Expenses

$13,780
Room and Board
$1,916
Books and Supplies

The average yearly cost of room and board at Modesto Junior College was of $13,780 in 2019. During the same period, the average yearly cost of books and supplies was $1,916. The cost of room and board increased by 15.1% between 2018 and 2019. The cost of books and supplies increased by 9.74% during the same period.

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Financial Aid

Financial Aid by Income Level

68%
Of Undergraduates Receive Grants
N/A%
Of Undergraduates Receive Federal Loans

68% of undergraduate students at Modesto Junior College received grants or loans in 2019. This represents a decline of 2.86% with respect to 2018, when 70% of undergraduate students received financial aid.

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Enrollment

Modesto Junior College has a total enrollment of 18,068 students. The full-time enrollment at Modesto Junior College is 5,591 students and the part-time enrollment is 12,477. This means that 30.9% of students enrolled at Modesto Junior College are enrolled full-time.

The enrolled student population at Modesto Junior College, both undergraduate and graduate, is 53.8% Hispanic or Latino, 32.7% White, 6.37% Asian, 3.31% Black or African American, 1.2% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islanders, 0.653% American Indian or Alaska Native, and 0.0886% Two or More Races.

Students enrolled at Modesto Junior College in full-time Undergraduate programs are most commonly Hispanic or Latino Female (31.3%), followed by Hispanic or Latino Male (22.8%) and White Female (18.7%). Students enrolled in full-time Graduate programs are most commonly N/A, followed by N/A and N/A.

Full-Time vs Part-Time Enrollment

30.9%
Full-Time Enrollment

The total enrollment at Modesto Junior College, both undergraduate and graduate, is 18,068 students. The full-time enrollment at Modesto Junior College is 5,591 and the part-time enrollment is 12,477. This means that 30.9% of students enrolled at Modesto Junior College are enrolled full-time compared with 34.9% at similar Associates Colleges.

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Retention Rate over Time

N/A%
N/A Retention Rate

Retention rate measures the number of first-time students who began their studies the previous fall and returned to school the following fall. The retention rate for full-time undergraduates at Modesto Junior College was N/A%. Compared with the full-time retention rate at similar Associates Colleges (61%), Modesto Junior College had a retention rate approximately the same as its peers.

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Enrollment by Race & Ethnicity

Most Common Race or Ethnicity
  1. Hispanic or Latino
    9,715
  2. White
    5,907
  3. Asian
    1,151

The enrolled student population at Modesto Junior College is 53.8% Hispanic or Latino, 32.7% White, 6.37% Asian, 3.31% Black or African American, 1.2% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islanders, 0.653% American Indian or Alaska Native, and 0.0886% Two or More Races. This includes both full-time and part-time students as well as graduate and undergraduates. By comparison, enrollment for all Associates Colleges is 44% White, 26.9% Hispanic or Latino, and 12.5% Black or African American.

Any student who is studying in the United States on a temporary basis is categorized as a "Non-Resident Alien", and the share of those students are shown in the chart below. Additionally, 316 students (1.75%) did not report their race.

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Graduates

In 2019, 1099 more women than men received degrees from Modesto Junior College. The most common race/ethnicity group of degree recipients at Modesto Junior College is hispanic or latino (1,708 degrees awarded). There were 1.2 times more hispanic or latino graduates than the next closest race/ethnicity group, white (1423 degrees).

The most common Bachelor's Degree concentration at Modesto Junior College is Respiratory Care Therapist (18 degrees awarded), followed by N/A and N/A.

The most specialized majors across all degree types at Modesto Junior College, meaning they have significantly more degrees awarded in that concentration than the national average across all institutions, are Human Sciences (294 degrees awarded), Agriculture (138 degrees), and Interdisciplinary Studies (300 degrees).

Workforce

Common Jobs by Major

The most common jobs for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at Modesto Junior College are Elementary & middle school teachers (174,764 people), Other managers (136,790 people), Lawyers, & judges, magistrates, & other judicial workers (116,106 people), Secondary school teachers (90,774 people), and Postsecondary teachers (63,940 people).

The most specialized majors at Modesto Junior College are Human Sciences (294 degrees awarded), Agriculture (138 degrees), Interdisciplinary Studies (300 degrees), Liberal Arts & Humanities (1,305 degrees), and History (41 degrees).

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Highest Paying Jobs by Major

Highest Paying Job

The highest paying jobs for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at Modesto Junior College are Surgeons, Dentists, Agents & business managers of artists, performers, & athletes, Physicians, and Aircraft pilots & flight engineers

The most specialized majors at Modesto Junior College are Human Sciences (294 degrees awarded), Agriculture (138 degrees), Interdisciplinary Studies (300 degrees), Liberal Arts & Humanities (1,305 degrees), and History (41 degrees).

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Common Industries by Major

Most Common Industry

The most common industries for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at Modesto Junior College are Elementary & secondary schools (416,621 people), Colleges, universities & professional schools, including junior colleges (172,789 people), General medical and surgical hospitals, and specialty (except psychiatric and substance abuse) hospitals (147,745 people), Legal services (95,598 people), and Computer Systems Design (78,125 people).

The most specialized majors at Modesto Junior College are Human Sciences (294 degrees awarded), Agriculture (138 degrees), Interdisciplinary Studies (300 degrees), Liberal Arts & Humanities (1,305 degrees), and History (41 degrees).

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Degrees

Majors Awarded

IPEDS uses the Classification of Instructional Programs (CIP) standard, so the categories may not match the exact concentrations offered by Modesto Junior College.
Most Common
  1. 18 degree-majorss awarded
  2. N/A
    N/A degree-majorss awarded
  3. N/A
    N/A degree-majorss awarded

In 2019, the most common bachelors degree concentration at Modesto Junior College was Respiratory Care Therapist with 18 degrees awarded.

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Gender Breakdown for Common Majors

1,289
Degrees Awarded to Men
in 2019
2,388
Degrees Awarded to Women
in 2019

In 2019, 1,289 degrees were awarded to men at Modesto Junior College, which is 0.54 times less than the number of degrees awarded to females (2,388).

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Most Common Male Majors

In 2019, 459 degrees were awarded to men at Modesto Junior College in Liberal Arts & Sciences, which is 0.561 times less than the 818 female recipients with that same degree.

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Most Common Female Majors

In 2019, 818 degrees were awarded to women at Modesto Junior College in Liberal Arts & Sciences, which is 1.78 times more than the 459 male recipients with that same degree.

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Diversity

Graduation Rate by Race and Gender

Showing demographic groups with ≥ 5 graduating students.
Asian Male
Highest Graduation Rate (46.2%)

The student demographic with the highest graduation rate at Modesto Junior College is Male and Asian (46.2% graduation rate). Across all Associates Colleges, Asian Female students have the highest graduation rate (69.1%).

The department of education defines graduation rate as the percentage of full-time, first-time students who received a degree or award within 150% of "normal time" to completion.

The National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) categorizes any student who is studying in the United States on a temporary basis as a "Non-Resident Alien", and the graduation rate of those students is shown in the chart below. Additionally, 2.2% of graduates (6 students) did not report their race.

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Race & Ethnicity by Share

Most Common Student Race or Ethnicity
  1. Hispanic or Latino
    1,708 degrees awarded
  2. White
    1,423 degrees awarded
  3. Asian
    292 degrees awarded

The most common race/ethnicity at Modesto Junior College is hispanic or latino (1,708 degrees awarded). There were 1.2 times more hispanic or latino recipients than the next closest race/ethnicity group, white (1423 degrees).

1.36% of degree recipients (50 students) did not report their race.

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Race & Ethnicity by Gender

Most Common Gender Demographic
  1. Hispanic or Latino Female
    1,121 degrees awarded
  2. White Female
    924 degrees awarded
  3. Hispanic or Latino Male
    587 degrees awarded

The most common race/ethnicity and gender grouping at Modesto Junior College is hispanic or latino female (1,121 degrees awarded). There were 1.21 times more hispanic or latino female recipients than the next closest race/ethnicity group, white female (924 degrees).

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Operations

Modesto Junior College has an endowment valued at nearly $7.34M, as of the end of the 2019 fiscal year. The return on its endowment was of $90.3k (1.23%), compared to the 5.92% average return ($255k on $4.3M) across all Associates Colleges.

In 2019, Modesto Junior College had a total salary expenditure of $N/A. Modesto Junior College employs 248 Instructors, 0 N/A, and 0 N/A. Most academics at Modesto Junior College are Female Instructors (137), Male Instructors(111), and N/A (0).

The most common positions for non-instructional staff at Modesto Junior College are: Office and Administrative Support, with 154 employees, Management, with 45 employees, and Business and Financial Operations with 41 employees.

Finances

Endowment

$7.34M
2019 Endowment
10.8%
growth from 2018

Modesto Junior College has an endowment valued at about $7.34M, as of the end of the 2019 fiscal year. The endowment of Modesto Junior College grew 10.8% from the previous year. The value of their endowment was $3.04M higher than than the median endowment of Associates Colleges according to the Carnegie Classification grouping.

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The small bar chart below shows the endowment quintiles for all universities in the Associates Colleges: Mixed Transfer/Career & Technical-High Traditional Carnegie Classification grouping.

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Government Grants and Contracts

Grants & Contracts
  1. $4.22M - Federal
  2. $20.9M - State
  3. $2.72M - Local

As of 2019, Modesto Junior College received $4.22M in grants and contracts from the federal government, $20.9M from state grants and contracts, and $2.72M from local grants and contracts.

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Expenses

Salary Expenditure

$58.1M
2019 Salaries
8.96%
growth from 2018

In 2019, Modesto Junior College paid a median of $58.1M in salaries, which represents NaNM% of their overall expenditure ($N/A) and a 8.96% growth from the previous year. This is compared to a 5.77% growth from 2017 and a 1.48% growth from 2016.

The median for similar Associates Colleges is 16.6M (44.7% of overall expenditures).

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Instructional Salaries

$24.7M
Instructional Salaries
248
Number of Employees

In 2019, Modesto Junior College paid a total of $24.7M to 248 employees working as instructors, which represents 42.6% of all salaries paid.

This is compared to a median of $5.1M (30.7%) for similar Associates Colleges.

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Faculty and Staff

Occupations by Share

Instructor
Most Common Instructor
248 Employees
Office and Administrative Support
Most Common Non-Instructional Employee
154 Employees

In 2019, the most common positions for instructional staff at Modesto Junior College were Instructor with 248 employees; false with 0 employees; and false with 0 employees.

In 2019, the most common positions for non-instructional staff at Modesto Junior College were Office and Administrative Support with 154 employees; Management with 45 employees; and Business and Financial Operations with 41 employees.

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Instructors by Academic Rank and Gender

Most Common Demographic
  1. Female Instructor
  2. Male Instructor
  3. false

In 2019, the most common demographic for instructional staff at Modesto Junior College was Female Instructor with 137 employees, Male Instructor with 111 employees, and false with 0 employees.

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